Fancy Face Artist Feature – Shannon

Fancy Face | Shannon


Shannon is one of Fancy Face Inc.’s senior hairstylists and a favourite amongst many of our clients! She discovered her passion for hairstyling at an early age, spending hours braiding and roller setting all her girlfriends’ hair. She grew up in New York and worked for ten years behind the chair in an upscale salon. Even though she loved the salon setting, she realized that bridal always held a special place in her heart and eventually decided to specialize in bridal and special events. When she came to Toronto 5 years ago, she trained at Toni & Guy and Aveda Academy. Her work has been featured in editorial spreads and published in Elegant Wedding Magazine. 

Scroll through below to see some of Shannon’s work and to read more about her! 

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What do you like about working for Fancy Face Inc.?

The amazingly talented team. Each lady in this group is a privilege to work with, pushing the boundaries with their incredible artistry.

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What is your  favourite part of your job?

The big reveal when the hair and makeup come together, and a bride puts on her gown. It is a priceless moment to be apart of!

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What was the most memorable moment of your career?

It was one of my first brides here in Toronto and during her trial she was in tears, blown away by how much she loved her hair. She said it was better than anything she could have even imagined. To exceed her expectations and witness this was such a beautiful moment for me.

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What are your favourite brands and products to use on clients?

Oribe’s dry thickening spray and shine spray, Schwarzkopf’s Osis dust, texturizing cream, and hairspray, Kevin Murphy’s hairspray, and Davines’ smoothing cream

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